Category Archives : Mike’s Opinions

Landing Page Optimization and Buyer Modalities

I’m in the middle of reading the book Web Analytics 2.0by Avinash Kaushik (very good book by the way…). In the book, Kaushik (very briefly) brings up the topic of Buyer Modalities, and it reminded me of a project I had worked on a couple years ago around the topic.

Spitshine Design is now on Twitter

So, I finally stepped into the next level of social media and signed up with Twitter. Check me out at

Online Portfolios – How much is too much?

I’ve been updating my online portfolio the past few days, and have come across the question of what is the right number of portfolio pieces to have on ones site?

2010 Web Design Trends

On May 8, 2010, Posted by , In Graphic design,Mike's Opinions,resources,Web Design, With No Comments

The other day I read a post on (a great site on web design by the way), titled The Current State of Web Design: Trends 2010.

Anatomy of a Landing Page (Part 2)

A few days ago, I posted a breakdown of an LP that I had been tasked with redesigning. Today, I’m going to go through the NEW creative design, and touch upon the changes I made compared to the original.

Anatomy of a Landing Page

As I touched on earlier this week, I recently started digging into Google Website Optimizer, and ran my first test a little over a week ago. I’m hoping to write about the process of using Google Website Optimizer very soon, but first, I wanted to write a post about the…